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Posted by: Landry Butler on Aug 14, 2017

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1:

William Johnson Milam, Jackson, Tennessee, for the appellant, Makayla B.

Attorneys 2:

Lanis L. Karnes, Jackson, Tennessee, for the appellees, James G. and Missy G.

Judge(s): GOLDIN

This is a termination of parental rights case. The trial court terminated Appellant’s parental rights to the minor child by order of July 15, 2016. Appellant filed a timely notice of appeal. However, Appellant failed to comply with Tennessee Code Annotated § 36-1-124(d) (Supp. 2016) in that she failed to sign the notice of appeal. Because this Court lacks subject-matter jurisdiction, we dismiss the appeal.